We remember Ernest Ralph Morgan Robathan

We remember Ernest Ralph Morgan Robathan

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Timeline

Timeline

1868
sibling Thomas John Robotham Source:8644994 11th April 1868
1870
sibling Cordellia Hannah Robotham Source:8644994 30th May 1870
1872
sibling George Alfred Robotham Source:8644994 4th June 1872
1874
sibling William Henry Robotham Source:8644994 11th September 1874
1876
sibling Margaret Ann Robotham Source:8644994 7th February 1876
1878
sibling Martha Elizabeth Robotham Source:8644994 22nd March 1878
1881
location 8 Great Western Terrace, Pontymoile, Panteg, Monmouthshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8644994 1881 - 1901
1881
sibling Gertrude Jane Robotham Source:8644994 7th August 1881
1883
sibling Marcia Emma Louise Robotham Source:8644994 19th October 1883
1886
birth 8 Great Western Terrace, Pontymoile, Pontypool United Kingdom Source:8649666 8th October 1886
1891
dates Age 4 Source:8644994 5th April 1891
1901
employment Shedman. 21 April 1902 apprenticeship - 'Fitter'. Great Western Railway Pontypool, Monmouthshire United Kingdom Source:8644894 27th January 1901 - 18th February 1915
1911
location 18 Victoria Road, Pontymoile, Pontypool, Monmouthshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8644994 1911
1913
marriage Ethel Gladys Martha Morgan Source:8649671 2nd June 1913
1915
enlistment Devonport United Kingdom Source:8644504 18th February 1915
1915
service Royal Navy Engine Room Artificer 4th Class M11897 HMS Indefatigable Source:6561463 25th May 1915 - 31st May 1916
1915
service Royal Navy HMS Indefatigable Source:8644504 25th May 1915 - 31st May 1916
1916
location Bryn Cadog, Penygarn, Pontypool, Monmouthshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8644504 31st May 1916
service Royal Navy M11897 Source:6561463
1916
death Killed in Action Battle of Jutland - sinking of Indefatigable. Body not recovered for burial. HMS Indefatigable United Kingdom Source:8644504 Source:6561463 31st May 1916
burial Plymouth Naval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Plymouth Killed as a direct result of enemy action. Body not recovered for burial. United Kingdom M/11897 Source:6561463 Source:8646542

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Ernest Ralph Morgan
Initials ERM
Last Name Robathan
Source 6561463
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
18 Victoria Road, Pontymoile, Pontypool, Monmouthshire United Kingdom parents address known 1911
8 Great Western Terrace, Pontymoile, Panteg, Monmouthshire United Kingdom parents address 1881 - 1901
Bryn Cadog, Penygarn, Pontypool, Monmouthshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st May 1916
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Royal Navy M11897
Royal Navy HMS Indefatigable
Royal Navy M11897 HMS Indefatigable Engine Room Artificer 4th Class
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Agnes Mary Robotham mother
Thomas Robotham father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Thomas John Robotham brother 11th April 1868
Cordellia Hannah Robotham sister 30th May 1870
George Alfred Robotham brother 4th June 1872
William Henry Robotham brother 11th September 1874
Margaret Ann Robotham sister 7th February 1876
Martha Elizabeth Robotham sister 22nd March 1878
Gertrude Jane Robotham sister 7th August 1881
Marcia Emma Louise Robotham sister 19th October 1883
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ethel Gladys Martha Morgan wife 2nd June 1913
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Dark Hazel Black
DateHeightSource
1915-07-18 5'8"

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Evidence

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Official Records

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Royal Navy Seamen 1899-1919
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Colin86612
WW1 Naval Casualties Transcription Colin86612

External Evidence

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NMRN Jutland Interactive Map Trevor321
NMRN Jutland interactive map Colin86612

Multimedia

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Ernest Robotham Robert244
Baptism - St Mary's, Panteg (1886) Robert244
Royal Navy Service Record Robert244
CWGC Robert244
St. Matthew's Roll of Honour Robert244
War Memorial Robert244
GRO - War Deaths Robert244
Great Western Railway Employment Record Robert244
Census 1891 - age 4 Robert244
Naval Medals Award Roll Robert244
RN War Grave Roll Robert244
HMS Indefatigable Robert244
Birth Certificate Robert244
Marriage Certificate - June 2, 1913 Robert244
Pontypool Free Press Account Robert244
Headstone , St Mary's Church, Panteg Robert244

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